Android Wear: Everything you need to know

Android Wear

Android Wear was first announced on March 18, 2014, with partnerships with multiple smartphone and watch manufacturers. LG and Motorola were the first to join the party and talk about their own smartwatches, the G Watch and the Moto 360, respectively. The full Android Wear SDK was made available to developers on June 25, at Google I/O, following which the LG G Watch and a new entrant, the Samsung Gear Live, were released and made available for purchase on the Play Store. The Moto 360, the first round smartwatch with Android Wear, is expected to be released later during the summer.

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TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 Now Official Starting at $1,650

TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 Now Official Starting at $1,650

In November of 2015, TAG Heuer officially introduced its first Android Wear-based smartwatch.

The Movado Connect Collection Will Offer Android Wear 2.0 Watches in Five Styles

The Movado Connect Collection Will Offer Android Wear 2.0 Watches in Five Styles

Movado is a brand that’s popular across the globe for the company’s eye-catching watches.

Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic Unveiled Running Android Wear 2.0

Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic Unveiled Running Android Wear 2.0

In addition to the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus, Huawei also launched the successor to the Huawei Watch: the Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic. The two different variants of the smartwatch offer widely different features and cater to a wider range of consumers.

These Are the Smartwatches Getting the Android Wear 2.0 Update

These Are the Smartwatches Getting the Android Wear 2.0 Update

Earlier today, Google released the final version of Android Wear 2.0. Additionally, the company also provided an official list of devices that will be getting the update.

Google Announces LG Watch Sport and Watch Style Running Android Wear 2.0

Google Announces LG Watch Sport and Watch Style Running Android Wear 2.0

Apart from announcing the final release of Android Wear 2.0, Google also announced two new LG-made Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch: the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport. The former is the lower end model and houses a 1.2-inch 360×360 resolution circular P-OLED display that is protected by Gorilla Glass 3.

Android Wear 2.0 Released with Customisable Watch Faces, Standalone Apps, Android Pay, And More

Android Wear 2.0 Released with Customisable Watch Faces, Standalone Apps, Android Pay, And More

Google today officially announced the release of Android Wear 2.0 and also released two new Android Wear watches from LG to go along with it: the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport.

LG Watch Sport Leaked Out in New Image

LG Watch Sport Leaked Out in New Image

The rumor mill suggests the LG Watch Sport and Watch Style will be revealed later today, but at least one more image had to find its way online before that.

ZTE Quartz Android Wear Smartwatch Leaked Ahead of Launch

ZTE Quartz Android Wear Smartwatch Leaked Ahead of Launch

ZTE plans to launch an Android Wear-based smartwatch in the near future, and now the first look at what that could be has been revealed.

HTC is No Longer Building an Android Wear Smartwatch

HTC is No Longer Building an Android Wear Smartwatch

HTC’s quest for a smartwatch hasn’t been a well-kept secret up to this point, but it looks like it was all for naught.

Android Wear 2.0 Developer Preview 5 Released With iOS Support

Android Wear 2.0 Developer Preview 5 Released With iOS Support

Google has been releasing developer previews for Android Wear 2.0 for quite some time, but the public release looks to be right around the corner.